Rheumatic fever

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Treatment

  • Rheumatic fever w/o carditis: Penicillin for 5 years or until 21 years old.
  • Rheumatic fever w/carditis: Penicillin for 10 years or until 21 years old.
  • Rheumatic fever w/ carditis and valvular disease: Penicillin for 10 years or until 40 years old.